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Definitions of chronic

  1. having a habit of long standing; "a chronic smoker" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. (medicine) being long-lasting and recurrent or characterized by long suffering; "chronic indigestion"; "a chronic shortage of funds"; "a chronic invalid" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. being long-lasting and recurrent or characterized by long suffering; "chronic indigestion"; "a chronic shortage of funds"; "a chronic invalid" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. Relating to time; according to time. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Continuing for a long time; lingering; habitual. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Continuing for a long time; returning again and again; said of a disease. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. Of long duration, noting a disease of slow progress and long continuance. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  8. Of long standing; slow and continued. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  9. Lasting a long time; enduring. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Continuing for a long period; inveterate, as disease. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. Relating to time; of long continuance. A chronic disease, one which is inveterate, or of long continuance, in distinction from an acute. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. Continuing a long time, as a disease. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. -AL, kron'ik, -al, adj. lasting a long time: of a disease, deep seated or long continued, as opposed to acute.--n. CHRON'IC, chronic invalid. [Gr. chronikos--chronos, time.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  14. Of long duration. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  15. [Greek] Lasting a long time or indefinitely na
  16. Lingering, lasting, inveterate, (of disease, cf. ACUTE; c. invalid, with c. complaint; also of other states as c. doubt, rebellion); (vulg.) bad, intense, severe. Hence chronically adv., chronicity n. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  17. Not acute; long-continued. American pocket medical dictionary.
  18. Lingering, of long duration; lasting a long time, in opposition to acute. [Gr.] Appleton's medical dictionary.

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